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Courtesan Sumire of the Miuraya with attendants Takeri and Rikawa
  • Utagawa Kunisada
    1786–1864
    born: Katsushika, Musashi province (present-day Tokyo prefecture), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Courtesan Sumire of the Miuraya with attendants Takeri and Rikawa, circa 1830s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 365 x 243 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 365 x 243 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 3/8 x 9 9/16 in
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 3/8 x 9 9/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0389
Description

Courtesan with elaborate hairpins, with lanter-bearer, and two girls.